GLO-754711: GLO-754711 Neolithic side and end scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: GLO-754711

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Late Neolithic-Early Bronze Age side and end scraper, this has three large flake removals from the dorsal side and a large bulb of percussion on the ventral. Running around the forward edge and down the right side are direct, abrupt, scaled retouch creating a curved working edge. Very dark grey flint with light grey patches.

Class: side and end

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3000 BC
Date to: Circa 1800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 51 mm
Width: 31 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 15.92 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st August 2015 - Sunday 1st November 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
Parish or ward: Awre (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO6806
Four figure Latitude: 51.75177187
Four figure longitude: -2.46495804
1:25K map: SO6806
1:10K map: SO60NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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